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Scarab

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 351

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 0.7 cm (3/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.2625

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Small faience scarab. Inscribed Amen-Re.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 351. 1910-11: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

(accession date: October 19, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition